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Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Watford,UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a total of 5 nights and would recommend it as a Cape Town base. The room was large and clean with a good bathroom and facilities. Staff were helpful. Breakfast service can get busy at peak times but the food selection is good and service always prompt. The egg chef ladies were lovely and made my...

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Dear Una, Thank you for taking your time to share your experiences with us during you recent stay at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town. Your positive evaluation of our services, staff and facilities will be shared with the hotel team, as it is vital for continous improvement purposes. Thank you for chosing to stay with us, we look forward to...

Muiden, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This must be my fifth stay or so during the Cycle Tour and again this hotel very positively surprises me with the great service they offer. All staff is super friendly and very professional. The breakfast is the best and so is the kitchen and restaurant staff, a pleasure to wake up and start the day inside or outside at...

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Dear Michel, Thank you for taking your time to share your experiences during your recent stay with us. Your evaluation and great comments help us to improve on our services inorder to meet your future expectations. Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Sunny regards Ignatious

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly Staff, amazing views, close to everything - fantastic food, beautiful place to stay. Offers safe and secure parking to all it's guests. Helpful staff from the reception desk to the concierge desk. room service was quick and sufficient. Rooms are spacious and clean. Loved every second of my stay.

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Dear Cornelia-Elizabeth, Thank you for sharing your experiences during your recent stay with us. We are very delighted that we were able to create great memories and your positive comments will be shared with our team members. I would like to thank you for chosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in future. Sunny...

Ormond Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large hotel in Cape Town-- Very clean, very modern. It says "waterfront" and it is but not the V&A waterfront. You still have to take a taxi over to the tourist area, it is not expensive but you aren't going to walk to the V&A waterfront from this hotel The breakfast was excellent...don't overlook the hot homemade...

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear Obaj, Thank you for your feedback We are Ramallah pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us , although we are surprised that you found the staff rude, as we normally get great reviews regarding our people ? Obviously during your stay , we seem to have come up short , for which we apologise Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived at 11h30 which was an early arrival. The receptionist was very friendly and checked me in . I was expecting "come back at 2pm". The room was on the 12th floor and had a good view of the waterfront. My dining experience was very good . David the breakfast chef saw to my breakfast dietary requirements. My check...

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear Jaya N Thank you flor your feedback We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay ith us and we look forward to welcoming you back soon Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Pretoria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was helpful and friendly, hardworking and very accommodating. My children loved the place, and felt at home. The hotel is nearby the waterfront, and easy access to the CBD. We enjoyed our stay, and relaxed.

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear godis2015 Thank you for feedback We are really pleased that you enjoyed your visit to our hotel and that you found all of our facilities up to your full satisfaction Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I choose to stay at this hotel nearly 4 times a year and its always a pleasent stay. Great checkin, checkout , Awesome breakfast, clean rooms friendly staff! The hotel shuttle is also great. Location is perfect with easy access to major Cape Town attractions .

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear denzelm120, Thank you for your feedback It is really a pleasure to welcome you back to the hotel at least four times a year - we enjoy playing host to you and look forward to your next visit Warm regard JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great stay. Perfect location. Central to all areas of interest. Only downside was the cleaner who took some coins from our room. Informed the management and seems they dealt with it. Overally, perfect holiday stay,

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear Tawanda M Thank you for your feedback We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and found all our facilities and service up to your satisfaction Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Roodepoort, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were able to add a three day stay in Cape Town at the Southern Sun Waterfront Hotel to our cruise package. The hotel was an excellent choice and we were met with friendliness and efficiency from the hotel staff from the time we arrived at 11.00, when we were very pleasantly surprised to be allocated a room immediately by...

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear patriciavO1197ZX, Thank you for your feedback We are delighted that you enjoyed our hotel faculties and service following your cruise and that you were well looked after Please remember to visit us on your next trip to Cape Town Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Harare
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a great visit. The staff was very friendly and were treated well. The rooms were very clean. Exceptional breakfast. I also liked the shuttle bus to V&A Waterfront. The front desk staff were very helpful with info about places to see and calling taxis as well as assisted when my husband misplaced a phone during one of our...

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Dear Busi M Thank you for your feedback We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you all had a memorable visit to Cape Town Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wonderful sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean assist in making the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town a preferred business and holiday destination. A mere 15 minutes' drive from Cape Town International Airport, a 5 minute walk from the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) and within walking distance to the V&A Waterfront, this hotel is superbly located to offer every guest easy access to the sights and sounds of Cape Town. Breathtaking views of Table Mountain can be enjoyed from rooms that offer all the quality and comfort you would expect from a full service hotel. Offering guests a fitness centre, a pool and convenient meeting rooms and a business centre, the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town caters for all possible business or leisure traveller needs.Modern, chic and spaciously comfortable, these Waterfront hotel rooms offer guests a rejuvenating, fully serviced escape from the bustling energy of Cape Town. The decor is tasteful and classy with an edge. Amenities cater for all possible requirements and include 24 hour in room dining and a host of channels available on satellite. Business travellers can make use of the in room wireless internet access and the workstation with work lamp. Smoking and wheelchair accessible rooms are available on request.Unique cuisine and relaxed dining are just two of the many aspects that make this a simply superb dining experience to all restaurant guests. The Yizani Restaurant is inspired by everything local and is authentically South African ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

Address: 1 Lower Buitengracht Street | Private Bag X3, Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $141 - $365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town 4*
Number of rooms: 537
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Also Known As:
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
Cape Town Southern Sun Waterfront
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town South Africa
Hotel Style:
#15 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#25 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#29 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#32 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#32 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“further from the lifts the better; make sure you get a non-smoking floor”
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“It is in the city, go as high as possible to avoid street noise. Great views all around.”
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“Upper floors are quieter”
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“Either ask for harbour view or mountain view.”
Michielvw, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the east provided a view to the V&A Waterfront big wheel, nice view especially at night”
BusiM117, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
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